In Bollywood, there are many instances where the same actress has shared screen space with both father and son in different movies. Here’s a look at all those beauties who either romanced or simply featured with the father-son actor duos of the Hindi film industry. Madhuri Dixit ... read more
Amitabh Bachchan is probably the biggest Superstar India has ever produced. He was born in Allahabad, on 11th October, 1942. He is the son of Hindi-Urdu poet Harivansh Rai Bachchan and Teji Bahchchan. He is well known for his incredible acting skills, his deep baritone voice and his humble nature.
He is nicknamed Big B, Munna and the Shahenshah of Bollywood. He went to Sherwood College, Nainital and has a double MA degree from Delhi University. Before becoming an actor, he has worked in Calcutta as an announcer for All India Radio, a stage actor and a freight company’s executive. He debuted in the movie Saat Hindustani(1969) by K.A. Abbas. He has gone on to deliver hits like Deewar, Zanjeer(1972), Sholay(1975) with Dharmendra and Amjad Khan, Coolie, Bombay to Goa etc. His filmography is extensive with him playing double and triple roles in movies like Don (1978), Kasme Vaade(1978) an the Great Gambler(1979). The first award that he had won was for his supporting role in Anand, a movie by Hrishikesh Mukherjee. He has also done playback in movies like Silsila and more recently in Baghban(2003). He has a wax statue in Madame Tussaud’s museum.
Amitabh Bachchan was very close to the Gandhi family and had been elected MP from Allahabad in 1985. But, owing to some financial misappropriation, he has to step down. He is known to be close friends with Samajwadi Party member Amar Singh.
Amitabh Bachchan has been married to Jaya Bachchan since 1973, and has 2 children with her- Abhishek and Shweta.
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Neil Nitin Mukesh and Rukmini Sahay’s wedding reception in Mumbai was a starry affair. After a royal wedding in Udaipur on February 9, Neil and Rukmini had a lavish wedding reception in Mumbai last night which was attended by the who’s who of Bollywood. The newlyweds look perfect ... read more
Veteran actor Randhir Kapoor’s 70th birthday party was a star-studded affair and many bigwigs graced his birthday. Saif Ali Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Karisma Kapoor and Babita were all part of the celebrations but baby Taimur was not present among them. ... read more
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan always has sufficient time for his family no matter how much busy he is. This Valentine’s Day, he went for a cozy dinner date with his granddaughter Aaradhya Bachchan. He spoke about his romantic dinner date with his fans on his blog. The proud grandfather wrote, ... read more
Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan’s daughter Shweta Nanda captured the candid moment of papa Amitabh Bachchan, mom Jaya Bachchan and brother Abhishek Bachchan. The Guru actor shared the picture on Instagram with caption, “No matter how big you become, to them, you’ll always be their baby ... read more
Well, soon we will get to see three dynamic stars Amitabh Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt in director Ayan Mukherji’s ‘Dragon’. According to the latest buzz, Ayan has roped in Big B, Ranbir and Alia for his new project, Dragon’. ‘Dragon’ will see Ranbir Kapoor with special powers. ... read more
The makers of Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan starrer ‘Thugs of Hindostan’ seem to have finally found a suitable female lead. Reportedly, Shraddha Kapoor has been zeroed in for the film after she gave a look test. A report in DNA confirmed that the ‘Baaghi’ actress has been finalised for t ... read more
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan will be next seen in the third instalment of Ram Gopal Varma’s ‘Sarkar’ series. Reportedly, the primary shooting of ‘Sarkar 3’ is complete and the makers have also cut-out a trailer. While the makers are yet to announce the launch of the promo, seems like self-styled fil ... read more
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan starrer political thriller ‘Sarkar 3’ has postponed its release date. The Ram Gopal Varma directorial will now hit screens on April 7, instead of March 17. The change in release date was announced in a statement on Tuesday. Interestingly, April 7 happens to be dir ... read more
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan wishes his son Abhishek Bachchan on his 41st birthday with a beautiful post and throwback picture. Amitabh Bachchan took to his Twitter account to wish his son and also posted an old throwback picture of Abhishek along with daughter Shweta Nanda when t ... read more